Th22, Th17.1, Tc17, Tfh and NKTfh lymphocytes in pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis
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Katedra i Zakład Immunologii Klinicznej, Uniwersytet Medyczny w Lublinie
Michał Konrad Zarobkiewicz   

Katedra i Zakład Immunologii Klinicznej, Uniwersytet Medyczny w Lublinie, ul. Chodźki 4a, 20-093 Lublin
Ann. Acad. Med. Siles. 2019;73:19–24
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is the most common inflammatory-demyelinating disease in Poland, morbidity varies between 50 and 100 per 100 000 inhabitants depending on the region of Poland. Despite unquestionable progress in medicine MS is still incurable and all that can be done for a patient is struggle to slow down the inevitable progress of the disease, which eventually will cause disability. Recognition of the detailed immunopathogenesis of multiple sclerosis is probably the only chance for fully efficient treatment. Most of the immunological studies of the previous decades focused on the classical sub-populations of T lymphocytes. This review is focused however on the novel sub-populations – Th22, Th17.1, Tc17, Tfh and NKTfh lymphocytes in the pathogenesis of MS.
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